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Excursion from the Costalunga Pass to the Pulpito

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Distance 7.4 km
3:00 h
564 m
564 m
The exhausting ascent will be repaid by an amazing view of the surrounding mountains like the Pala Group, Marmolada, Sella, Sassolungo, Catinaccio and Ötztal Alps.
Difficulty
difficult
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Highest point
2,428 m
Lowest point
1,745 m
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Start

Coordinates:
DD
46.404214, 11.609033
DMS
46°24'15.2"N 11°36'32.5"E
UTM
32T 700544 5142268
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Turn-by-turn directions

Costalunga Pass (1745m) – path [17] – Latemar cinema – Pulpito (2328m).

Alternative: Costalunga Pass (1745m) – path [17] to the top Station of the Pra di Tori lift – “Sentiero de la Nores“ – path [517B] – Forcella del Latemar or path [517] to the Costalunga Pass.

Challenging hike; walkers must be well-equipped and have a head for heights

Note


all notes on protected areas

Getting there

Take highway´s exit “Bolzano Nord/Eggental”, turn right direction Bolzano/Bozen, after about 0,5 km on roundabout keep left and head towards Val d’Ega (SS 241). Keep driving up to Ponte Nova. At Ponte Nova’s crossroads, turn to the left and continue to the Passo Costalunga (about 30 min. from highway toll booth).

With the public bus line 180 or 184; bus stop: Passo Costalunga; online bus timetables: www.suedtirolmobil.info/en/

Parking at Passo Costalunga.

Coordinates

DD
46.404214, 11.609033
DMS
46°24'15.2"N 11°36'32.5"E
UTM
32T 700544 5142268
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Mountain Hikes

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID

Technical Equipment for Mountain Hikes

  • Climbing helmet as required
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

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Status
closed
Difficulty
difficult
Distance
7.4 km
Duration
3:00 h
Ascent
564 m
Descent
564 m

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